Yearly Archives: 2024

Tennessee’s Attitude Towards Leashes and Dogs


The issue of leashes is a sensitive subject for many dog owners. Some feel that if their dog is well trained, they shouldn’t be required to keep their dog on a leash. Others feel that whenever a dog isn’t on the owner’s private property, the animal should be leashed. The State of Tennessee doesn’t have […]

Being a Good Friend Could Mean Getting Tossed in Jail


We’re supposed to help out friends and loved ones when they’re in trouble. It’s one of those rules that we learn before we’re even in kindergarten. No matter what they do, we’re supposed to have their back. But there’s a dark side to helping out loved ones when they’re in trouble that no one talks […]

What Age Can You Leave Your Child Alone


  Every parent has been there. They need to quickly run into town for something such as a gallon of milk, an emergency dental appointment, or to pick up something from work. You don’t want to bring your child with you, but you’re not sure if you’re legally allowed to leave them at home. Tennessee’s […]

Do Seatbelt Laws Save Lives?


It seems like every time we turn around, a new law that takes away another one of our personal choices is in place. A perfect example of this is seatbelt laws. At this point, except New Hampshire, every single state has laws in place that force passengers in the front seats to wear seatbelts whenever […]

Are Drones Legal During Emergency Situations


Over the past few years, the general population has become obsessed with drones. One of the best things about drones is the ability to use them to take pictures of things that simply aren’t possible to get through more conventional methods. Most of the time, they’re harmless, but Nashville law officials are concerned about the […]

Can a Police Officer Search Your Vehicle


One of the first things an officer often does when they pull you over for a traffic infraction is take a peek inside your car. In some cases, they’ll ask you to get out of the vehicle while they do a thorough search of the interior. Watching them go through the items you have tucked […]

Don’t Mix Alcohol with Driving


It’s a well-known fact that you’re not allowed to drive your car when you’re drunk, but there are a few laws that some people don’t know that prove booze and cars don’t mix. No Open Containers in the Car Period! Even if you haven’t sipped booze, if there is an open container in the vehicle […]

How to Spot Someone Impersonating a Police Officer


One of the biggest fears many people have is not knowing the real cops from the fake cops. The fact that the news seems to be constantly playing some story about someone who was assaulted by a fake cop does nothing to ease anyone’s fears. The good news is that there are some things you […]